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A Tour of the CAPA London Center & Getting to Know Local Staff

Mar 5, 2020 9:06:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

Take a virtual tour of the vibrant CAPA London center and learn about the surrounding neighborhood in Annabel's latest video! You'll also see an interview with our London Resident Director, Claire Kibblewhite, where she talks about academics, activities, and students' schedules.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

4 Ways to Network When Interning Abroad

Mar 3, 2020 10:30:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

“The mark of a good conversationalist is not that you can talk a lot. The mark is that you can get others to talk a lot. Thus, good schmoozers are good listeners, not good talkers.”

Anyone hoping to network while interning abroad should keep Guy Kawasaki’s advice in mind. Listen to what the people you want to connect with have to say and they will feel valued when they’re around you.

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Posted in: Internships Abroad

The Ins and Outs of My Market Research Internship through CAPA London

Mar 2, 2020 10:33:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

An internship that meets your interests and is a perfect fit for you? That's what CAPA alumnus Sarah Feinberg got when she spent her spring semester in London. Hear from her on how her international experience was from start to finish in a welcoming environment. Plus, meet two of her favorite doggy coworkers!

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

What You'll See on a Visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park & the Blue Mountains

Feb 29, 2020 9:31:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

Come along with Nicholas as he gets up close and personal with some of Australia's native animals at Featherdale Wildlife Park and visits the breathtaking Blue Mountains National Park outside Sydney!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

How to Plan Weekend Trips While Studying Abroad

Feb 28, 2020 9:26:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

In this week's blog from Emma, she shares five helpful tips to help you plan weekend trips while studying abroad. With a little research, early planning, and budgeting, you can make your weekend travel dreams a reality!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia

Helpful Apps to Download While Studying Abroad in Dublin

Feb 27, 2020 9:08:00 AM / by Jamie Taylor

Heading to Dublin to study abroad with CAPA? Make sure to check out Jamie's latest vlog to find out which apps will be helpful for everything from navigation, to health and safety, to finding discounts in Dublin!

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

10 Ways to Overcome Culture Shock/Language Barriers in Florence, Italy & My Personal Experiences With It

Feb 25, 2020 10:15:00 AM / by Sara Shriber

Culture shock and language barriers can be frustrating, yet motivating experiences. Sara blogs from Florence about the 4 stages of culture shock, understanding local etiquette, and how to adapt to changes. She also crafts out 10 tips to get you on track.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Language

Magic, Museums, and Trampolines: A Weekend of Fun in London (On a Budget!)

Feb 24, 2020 9:31:00 AM / by James Nightengale

James is here with a fun-fulled blog post from London, where he visits the theatre, the Tate Modern, a trampoline park, and more... all on a budget! Read more to find out what else he's been up to during his free time in London.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

An Inside look Into the Mizzou School of Journalism CAPA London Program

Feb 23, 2020 9:44:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

This semester, Annabel is studying abroad on a unique program with the Mizzou School of Journalism and CAPA London. Find out more about her internship, schedule, and the excursions she takes part in while studying abroad!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

To Intern or Not to Intern? Things to Consider When Choosing to Intern Abroad

Feb 22, 2020 9:22:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

In Emma's latest blog from Sydney, she dives into the pros and cons of interning abroad and chats about her experience interning at a startup in downtown Sydney. Check it out if you're thinking about doing an internship abroad!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Internships Abroad